July 26, 2014 - 8:43pm
The School of Music's youth string program is among the best in the nation.
September 11, 2012 - 9:52am
If you play violin, viola, cello, and/or bass you could win cash at two upcoming Kentuckiana fiddle contests.
The Lanesville Heritage 2012 Fiddlers Contest will be held on Friday, September 14 at 8:00 p.m. in the Heritage Community Center. There are two divisions: 16 and under and 17 and over. There will be $300 in cash prizes. If you are interested in participating again this year, you will want to visit...
August 6, 2012 - 3:47pm
The New Albany-Floyd County Public Library hosts Fiddle Tales.
Next Tuesday, August 14th come down to the New Albany-Floyd County Public Library for Fiddle Tales, an interesting and informative evening all about the fiddle. Tom Cunningham is a Louisville fiddler who plays contra dance music with the Coffee Zombies, country/folk with Mickey Clark and...
August 7, 2012 - 9:37am
Win prizes and money at the Arts Council of Southern Indiana's 'Fiddle Fest' at New Albany's Harvest Homecoming.
The Arts Council of Southern Indiana will sponsor a Fiddle Fest at 3:30 p.m. on Oct. 12 during New Albany’s Harvest Homecoming. The contest, with cash prizes, will be held on the stage at Market and State streets. The categories, divided by age, are: Under 13; 13 -18; and 18+. There will...
July 29, 2012 - 7:02pm
Andrew Bird provided the sweetest, strangest performance of the Forecastle Festival, treating the pre-MMJ crowd to an unusually lovely set of songs. Is it possible his intricately constructed musicality went over a few heads?
Was there anyone stranger to place in the Forecastle line-up slot immediately preceding My Morning Jacket than Andrew Bird? The distinctive multi-instrumentalist from Chicago has been working the indie circuit for years now – sixteen, to be exact – and has managed to remain wholly...